Charles R. Larson

Charles R. Larson is Emeritus Professor of Literature at American University, in Washington, D.C. Email = Twitter @LarsonChuck.

Review: Gregor Hens’ “Nicotine”

Review: Vivek Shanbhag’s “Ghachar Ghochar”

Review: Nadeem Aslam’s “The Golden Legend”

Review: Chris Hayes’ “A Colony in a Nation”

Review: Daniel Karpowitz’s “College in Prison”

Review: David Bellos’s “Novel of the Century: the Extraordinary Adventure of Les Misérables”

Review: Derek B. Miller’s The Girl in Green

Review: Lionel Shriver’s “The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047”

Review: Mohsin Hamid’s “Exit West”

Review: Timothy B. Tyson’s “The Blood of Emmett Till”

Review: Bill Hayes’ “Insomniac City”

Review:  Stefan Hertmans’ War and Turpentine

Review:  J. M. Lee’s “The Boy Who Escaped Paradise”

Trump’s Wrecking Ball

Review: Han Kang’s “Human Acts”

Review: Robert Coover’s “Huck out West”

Review: Barney Rosset’s “My Life in Publishing and How I Fought Censorship”

Review: Scholastique Mukasonga’s “Cockroaches”

Review: Yusuf Atilgan’s “Motherland Hotel”

Review: Paul Beatty’s “The Sellout”

Review: John Edgar Wideman’s “Writing to Save a Life”

Review:  Helon Habila’s The Chibok Girls: the Boko Haram Kidnappings and Islamist Militancy in Nigeria

Review: Emma Jane Kirby’s “The Optician of Lampedusa”

Review: Slavoj Žižek: Refugees, Terror and Other Troubles with the Neighbors

Trump Names Melania His Secretary of State